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BEETLEMANIA!!

August 26, 2011 | Tag(s): Audubon Insectarium, Beetlemania
By: Gillian, Volunteer Manager, Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
Join the staff at the Insectarium as we celebrate one of the coolest animals on Earth...Beetles!

Wanda Wasp in the flesh...I mean exoskeleton!

August 10, 2011 | Tag(s): Awards Night, Hawk Wasp, Insectarium, Wanda Wasp
By: Gillian, Volunteer Manager, Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
The Insectarium takes on some out of state "guests"
Spinx moth metamorphosis

1...2...3...4...197!

By: Gillian, Volunteer Manager, Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
Whoa! There are a lot of TINY eggs on that plant!
Indian Ornamental tarantula molt

Out with the old and "into" the new!

July 29, 2011 | Tag(s): Audubon Insectarium, molting, tarantula
By: Gillian, Volunteer Manager, Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
Growing up as a tarantula can be a rather stressful experience.